Aggressive Progressive

Honesty is a lost art. Chris Hahn is a progressive political commentator, radio personality and attorney based in NY.  A former aid to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Chris's views are informed from experience. He doesn't mince words and he knows what it takes to defeat the right wing extremism that appears to be on the march. The weekly podcast is informative, entertaining and opinionated.  

News
Politics
News Commentary
1
The Squid's Game
49 min
2
The Best of Aggressive Progressive: 30 Minutes...
53 min
3
It's Go Time.
41 min
4
Hang Together Or...
40 min
5
Can We Get Back to 9/12
18 min
6
No Choice
47 min
7
Radicalized
21 min
8
Getting it Done
14 min
9
Calamity!
44 min
10
Would Have been Nice to Know This in January
39 min
11
Short and Sweet
15 min
12
Anti-republic Republicans
42 min
13
Send In the Clowns
43 min
14
Courage
39 min
15
These Truths.
21 min
16
Hot Planet Summer
41 min
17
Spinning in Their Graves
36 min
18
The Drive For 55
42 min
19
The Manchin Isn't Open Right Now.
41 min
20
American Idiots
43 min
21
Old Man
50 min
22
Schroder
23 min
23
Burning Down the House.
38 min
24
Papa Don't Preach
49 min
25
100 Days of Joe
45 min
26
The Waiting is the Hardest Part
49 min
27
Acceptable Risk
46 min
28
Tucker Matt and Me.
58 min
29
30 Minutes or Less
53 min
30
Suppression as Strategy
54 min
31
The Biden Calm.
47 min
32
What is Bipartisan?
51 min
33
We Don't Miss You
47 min
34
Let's Make A Deal
30 min
35
The Conviction of the GOP
49 min
36
Bowled Over
42 min
37
F the Deficit...
52 min
38
Accountability Before Unity
51 min
39
Be Gone...
53 min
40
Domestic Terror...
31 min
41
The Seditious Caucus...
28 min
42
Checkmate...
45 min
43
Treason for the Season...
39 min
44
Back to School...
50 min
45
Eighty Six This Guy...
50 min
46
Certified... Certifiable...
28 min
47
The Turkey's Done...
48 min
48
Pack Your Bags, It's Time to Go...
47 min
49
Forty Six....
47 min
50
Vote... Then What?
46 min
51
Closing Arguments
36 min
52
The Elaine...
43 min
53
Don't Get Comfortable...
39 min
54
Reckless
56 min
55
$750...
58 min
56
Notorious
55 min
57
He Knew, He Knows, He Just Doesn't Care....
51 min
58
It's About to Get Real...
55 min
59
Trump's America...
46 min
60
They Stand for Nothing
27 min
61
Going Postal
40 min
62
Best of the Aggressive Progressive: Joy Behar
34 min
63
No Medal at Mile 20
42 min
64
Run Like You're 7 Points Behind...
55 min
65
Walloped by Wallace...
54 min
66
No Plan... Only Pain...
50 min
67
Fact Checked by God...
52 min
68
Putin before Patriots
45 min
69
Small Crowd Small Man...
55 min
70
De-Fund Debate...
49 min
71
Don't Get Fooled Again...
43 min
72
American Carnage
49 min
73
DJT Has Too Much Free Time...
55 min
74
General Flynn is an Austin Power's Villain
38 min
75
Ask China...
46 min
76
Running Through The Tape...
Trump wants to be judged by his first 3 years but Chris reminds him that you get judged by where we are on election day and it's not looking good for the President. Plus Chris welcomes Neera Tanden, President of the Center for American Progress and former advisor to President's Obama and Clinton.  
41 min
77
Competency Vs. Clorox...
 Season 2 Premieres with Chris proclaiming Trump done... America will need competent leadership to get us through the COVID 19 crisis and our national recovery.  Plus Chis welcomes Anthony Scaramucci, former Communications Director for President Donald Trump and now a Biden supporter for an open and honest discussion... 
59 min
78
Astro Turf...
This week Chris tees off on Trump and his Right Wing Media echo-chamber for encouraging protests of stay at home orders. Plus Dr. Josh Miller who leads one of the largest COVID 19 testing facilities in the US.   
46 min
79
Presidential Propaganda/ Therapy...
This week Chris rages against Donald Trump's daily briefings that are part propaganda and part personal therapy sessions. Plus a conversation about last weeks viral debate with Congressman Matt Gaetz (R Florida) and a special interview w/ former Senator Barbara Boxer of California... 
48 min
80
Our New Heroes
This week Chris backs off politics just a bit to get a report from the front lines in the fight against COVID 19 from ER Nurse Alison Rowe, plus an interview wit former NY State Director of Homeland Security Mike Balboni
51 min
81
This Too Shall Pass...
This week Chris talks w/ Emergency Room Doctor Freya Dittrich about conditions on the front lines in the battle against COVID 19. Plus, Politics in the Pandemic and when this is over font forget the people who got us through this... 
43 min
82
No Dying for the Dow
In this bonus episode, Chris calls out Texas LG Dan Patrick and others on the Right looking for shortcuts out of this crisis to jump start the economy..
20 min
83
The 20th Amendment Has No Emergency Clause...
This week Chris talks about how the 20th Amendment will not allow for the postponement of elections if we are still dealing with the impact of COVID 19. Plus Dr. JD Zzipkin of Northwell Health on how th evirus is impacting the jhealthcare system and individuals. 
48 min
84
Surreal World....
Chris talks about the nationwide shutdown, Moscow Mitch's long weekend and what may be the final day of the Democratic Primary. Plus former Presidential Candidate Joe Walsh longs to get back to a place where he and Chris disagreed about almost everything... 
51 min
85
Don't Panic...
With bleak news breaking seemingly minute by minute, an ineffective President an economy sliding into recession, Chris urges everyone to take a deep breath.  Former Senator Russ Feingold talks about his new role in restoring law and order to our courts. 
44 min
86
Super Tuesday Result Special
Chris talks Super Tuesday and what comes next in the Democratic Primary... Is it Michigan or Bust for Bernie? 
18 min
87
Everything Has Changed...
This week Chris discusses the political fallout from the Corona Virus, Joe Biden V Bernie and what should Obama's role be. Guest Ellis Henican. 
42 min
88
Winning is the Point...
This week Chris discusses "electability" and how to thwart Conservative's plans to call Democrats "Communists" in the 2020 election. Plus Raw Story's Sarah Burris
48 min
89
No Pass for Haters...
Chris calls out Rush Limbaugh for his hateful rants against Mayor Pete and discusses the state of the 2020 election with former Congressman Steve Israel  Breaks at 23:53 and 42:33
45 min
90
Shake it Off
Chris pushes back on what pundits are calling "Trump's Best Week" Plus Dan Squadron of Future Now 
47 min
91
Iowa Train Wreck
Chris discusses the colossal failure of the Iowa Democratic Party and its impact on this and future campaigns. Should Iowa forfeit its place as 1st in the nation to "vote" for President? Plus MSNBC's Jill Wine-Banks discusses Impeachment. 
37 min
92
Sheep & Cowards...
Should the Senate even exist anymore? This week we dive into the Impeachment arguments and get ready for Iowa. Guest, CNN's Janet Johnson. 
57 min
93
Surprise Me
This week Chris is counting down to Impeachment and Iowa and hoping that someone in the GOP heeds the word of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr and discovers that " The time is always right to do whats right"  Guest Republican strategist and MSNBC regular Evan Siegfried.  
50 min
94
Disruption
This week Chris pushes back on Trump's claim that Democrats love Terrorist and talks 2020 w/ MSNBC regular Basil Smikle 
46 min
95
A Consequential Year
This week Chris talks about Trump's escalation in Iran and the potential of John Bolton's testimony in a Senate Trial. Plus Mayor of Columbia, SC Steve Benjamin, National Co-Chairman of Bloomberg of Presidents discusses Mayor Bloomberg's Strategy and the prospect of defeating Lindsey Graham...  
47 min
96
Here We Go...
2020 is finally here. Chris discusses the consequential year ahead. Former Senator Barbara Boxer discusses the many talents of Speaker Pelosi, why she may be holding off the delivery of the Impeachment Articles to the US Senate and gives her thoughts on the Democratic primary fight. 
47 min
97
Nancy is Better at Politics...
This week Chris talks Impeachment strategy. Chris also suggests we talk about our values with our conservative family and friends this holiday season and not Trump. The always thoughtful Margaret Hoover of PBS's Firing Line is our guest this week. 
44 min
98
Pompeii...
This Week Chris discusses Impeachment and combating the Trump plan to "Go Low" in 2020.  Raw Story's Sarah Burris joins the conversation .  
53 min
99
Joy Behar
This week Chris talks to Joy Behar of The View. Joy weighs in on politics and talks about what it was like interviewing Don Jr.  Plus her thoughts on the relationship between Kelly Ann and George Conway. Chris also shares his thoughts on the so called "Prosperity Gospel" being preached by many Trump supporting Evangelicals. 
35 min
100
Back to Work
Chris's self imposed ban on politics is over and its time to get ready to convince our conservative friends that 4 more years of Trump is bad for America.  Plus will there be an open convention... and is that a bad thing? 
43 min